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One of the greatest actors in all of film history, Al Pacino established himself during one of film's greatest decades, the 1970s, and has become an enduring and iconic figure in the world of American movies. Pacino was born on April 25, 1940, in the Bronx, New York, to an Italian-American family. His parents, Rose (Gerardi) and Sal Pacino, ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 40 wins & 61 nominations. See more awards »

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Filmography

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 2016 Misconduct
Abrams
 2013 Phil Spector (TV Movie)
Phil Spector
 2003 Gigli
Starkman
 1995 Two Bits
Grandpa
 1990 The Local Stigmatic
Graham
 1973 Serpico
Serpico
 1973 Scarecrow
Lion
 1969 Me, Natalie
Tony
 1968 N.Y.P.D. (TV Series)
John James
- Deadly Circle of Violence (1968) ... John James
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Other Works:

TV commercial for 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee (voiceover). See more »

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6 Biographical Movies | 4 Print Biographies | 23 Interviews | 33 Articles | 9 Pictorials | 28 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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[on doing Scarecrow (1973) with Gene Hackman] Gene and I are two people not very similar. We had to play a very close relationship, but I just didn't think we were as connected as we should have been. We seemed apart. We didn't have altercations, we didn't hate each other. But we didn't communicate, didn't think in the same terms. Gene and I were thrown together, but under ordinary circumstances ... See more »

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Alec Baldwin, who co-starred with Pacino in Glengarry Glen Ross (1992) and Looking for Richard (1996), wrote a 65-page final thesis on Pacino and method acting for his degree at NYU. See more »

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Frequently plays men of power and/or authority See more »

Nickname:

Sonny

Star Sign:

Taurus

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